A.K.Collection: Coin ID A24 from Lot no. 1140

   

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.23g; 2h) 3rd issue, March - May (?) 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVG Aequitas standing front, head left, holding scales and cornucopiae.

C. 25; RIC IV, III p. 22, 63 and pl. 1.19.

The FELIX of obverse legend celebrates the repression of a rising in Africa early in A.D. 240.” RIC p.22,*:

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.

 

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